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Roxana Mirica joined Apax in 2017 as a Principal and head of Capital Markets in Europe. She is responsible for leading acquisition financing and ongoing debt and equity capital markets transactions for Apax’s portfolio companies. Additionally, Roxana manages day-to-day relationships with banks and institutional debt and equity investors.
Most recently, Roxana has worked on financing of Inmarsat, ADCO, Vyaire Medical, Candela, Baltics Classifieds Group, Healthium, Neuraxpharm, Safetykleen, Unilabs and ThoughtWorks.
Prior to joining Apax Partners, Roxana spent 9 years at Barclays, most recently as Director in Leveraged Finance.
Roxana holds a BA in Economics and Chemistry cum laude from Dartmouth College.
Pascal, based in London, is a Managing Director and Head of H.I.G.’s European direct lending team.
Pascal has 24 years of experience including 16 years in the European direct lending market. Prior to joining H.I.G., he was a Managing Director at Alcentra, where he was a founding member of the European direct lending platform. Before Alcentra, he was with Deutsche Bank and Charterhouse in London.
Pascal earned an MSc in Management from ESSEC Business School.
Monica focuses on acquisition and leveraged finance as well as restructurings of LBO deals. Her acquisition finance transactions include advising sponsors and lenders in the U.K. and across Europe through first lien, mezzanine, second lien, term loan B, high yield products, leveraged recapitalizations, bid financings and related intercreditor arrangements.
Prior to joining the firm, Monica advised PWC on the administration of Lehman Brothers Europe, and acted for a number of lenders and sponsors on leveraged restructurings (including distressed sale and debt for equity swaps).
Monica has advised debt funds from the onset of shadow banking, and has considerable experience in unitranche financings, distressed debt trading, special situations first loss/second loss and restructurings of unitranche structures. Monica has advised debt funds on financings across Europe including England, France, Germany, Holland and Spain.
Areas of expertise: technology, media, pharma, medtech and biotech sectors, retail, distressed shipping.
Prior to the firm, Monica was partner at the London office of an international law firm.